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Erdogan Guards Might Not Have Immunity to Beat Protesters in U.S.

U.S. News & World Report - 18 May 2017
Footage from the melee shows men mostly in suits, some reportedly armed, bypassing police officers separating pro- and anti-Erdogan activists. The men physically attack a group of protesters in Sheridan Circle near the Turkish Embassy, repeatedly ...

Erdogan Is Making the Ottoman Empire Great Again

Foreign Policy (blog) - 22 Jun 2018
SARAJEVO — Not every Turkish president can come to Sarajevo and get an endorsement from both heaven and earth, but Recep Tayyip Erdogan has managed to pull it off. At a pre-election rally for Erdogan in the Bosnian capital last month, Bakir ...

Pakistani leaders look to implement Erdoğan's model of progress

Daily Sabah - 22 Jun 2018
Major political parties in Pakistan have promised to introduce the policies of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan to put the country on the path of progress should they win the forthcoming general elections. Leaders of major political parties like ...

In Turkish Elections, Erdogan Could Well Be Israel's Best Bet

Haaretz - 21 Jun 2018
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has been dubbed “the New Sultan” by some, and his rivals accuse him of operating a business-as-usual strategy with Israel ahead of momentous snap elections in Turkey on Sunday. Erdogan may have attacked ...

Religious Turkish party turns against ex-ally Erdogan - 22 Jun 2018
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Sunday's elections risks seeing his vote critically eroded by an unlikely foe – a religiously conservative party with roots in the same Islamic political ideology as his own. Temel Karamollaoglu, the mild ...

04:51Erdogan Calls Putin One of Most Experienced UNGA Politicians

Sputnik International - 23 Jun 2018
Erdogan said this relationship helped Russia and Turkey initiate several rounds of talks with between Syrian government and rebels within the Astana process framework, and achieve good results in the fight against "terrorists" in Syria's Kurdish ...

Erdoğan's plans in case he loses parliament

Hurriyet Daily News - 21 Jun 2018
For the first time in his 16-year tenure, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan spoke about the possibility of a coalition government after the June 24 early elections. During a joint TV and radio show interview on June 20, he said if his ruling ...

Refugees Stoke Turkish Anger, Roiling Erdogan Election Campaign

Bloomberg - 20 Jun 2018
Erdogan has changed his tone on the issue as the elections approach. At the beginning of the year, he said that Turkey would build permanent houses for more than 3.5 million Syrians living in the country. However, last month he said that Turkey will ...

Erdogan's Authority To Be Tested In Turkish Polls

RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty - 20 Jun 2018
Turks are set to vote on June 24 in presidential and parliamentary elections which could keep President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in power for another five years. Analysts expect Erdogan to win the first round of the presidential contest comfortably, but ...

Malaysian politician voices support for Erdogan

Anadolu Agency - 20 Jun 2018
Ibrahim, 70, used to be Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad's former deputy; he was sentenced to five years behind bars on sodomy charges in February 2015 and came to Turkey upon Erdogan's invitation after he was released last month.

Pillow talkSurrender your dollars, urges Turkey's President Erdogan

The Economist - 14 Jun 2018
WHEN Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan urged his supporters in December 2016 to defend their currency, the lira, by selling their dollars, euros and gold, scores of them answered the call. In Konya, a city in Turkey's conservative heartland and a ...

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